Seaman High School

4850 Rochester Rd

Topeka, KS 66617-1398

Grades: 9-12

1,207 students

Seaman High School serves 1,207 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the KS average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Seaman High School operates within the Seaman School District.
The school district's 92% graduation rate is higher than the KS state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 1207 students has grown by 42% over five years.
The teacher population of 93 teachers has grown by 55% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,207 students
Seaman High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 93 teachers
Seaman High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Seaman High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 12:1
Seaman High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
2%
Seaman High School Asian Students (1992-2013)
Hispanic
6%
17%
Seaman High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
1%
7%
Seaman High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
88%
68%
Seaman High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Seaman High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Seaman High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown KS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.22 0.29
Seaman High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
19%
39%
Seaman High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
10%
Seaman High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,846 students has grown by 34% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 92% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,782 is less than the state average of $12,944. The district revenue/student has grown by 32% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,898 is less than the state average of $12,499. The district spending/student has grown by 43% over four years.
School District Name Seaman School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 4,846 575
Seaman School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 92% 85%
Seaman School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $7 MM
Seaman School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $40 MM $7 MM
Seaman School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,782 $12,944
Seaman School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,898 $12,499
Seaman School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lawrence Gardner High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Seaman Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pleasant Hill Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TopekaSeaman Middle School
    5620 Nw Topeka
    TopekaKS 66617
    (785)286-8400
    1.1 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 583 students                      
  • TopekaPleasant Hill Elementary School
    5830 North West Topeka Ave
    TopekaKS 66617
    (785)286-8510
    1.3 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 293 students                      
  • TopekaRochester Elementary School
    3421 Rochester Rd
    TopekaKS 66617
    (785)286-8530
    1.8 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 278 students                      
  • TopekaElmont Elementary School
    6432 Nw Elmont Rd
    TopekaKS 66618
    (785)286-8450
    2.6 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 332 students                      
  • TopekaLawrence Gardner High School
    1430 Nw 25th St
    TopekaKS 66618
    (785)354-9798
    2.8 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 221 students                      

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